Oral history interview with Michael Anatole Litvak, 1959

 

Name
Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974 (Interviewee)
Franklin, Joan (Interviewer)
Franklin, Robert (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Michael Anatole Litvak, 1959
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Michael Anatole Litvak, 1959
Abstract
Discussion of films directed: "Mayerling," 1936, "The Woman I Love," 1938, "Tovarich," 1938, "Confessions of a Nazi Spy," 1939, "A City for Conquest," 1940, "Blues in the Night," 1941, "The Snake Pit," 1948; Hollywood: lack of intellectual life, preoccupation with movies; differences between theatre and film. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broadcasting Company's rad io program series "Memoirs of the Movies"
Collection Name
Popular arts project
Subjects
Motion picture producers and directors; Motion pictures--Production and direction; Motion picture industry; Theater; Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Origin Information
1959
Date
1959
Note (Biographical)
Film director
Note
Interviewed by Robert and Joan Franklin
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
14840098
Also In
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-34b3-jp07
Related URLs
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